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Global market plunge intensifies on fears over China

...lost 2.5 percent.Those declines followed tumbles over the weekend in emerging markets such as Egypt, Dubai and Saudi Arabia.Fresh evidence of the slowdown in China's economy sparked a wave of selling Friday in Europe and the U.S. that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-24/global-market-plunge-inten
Consumers enjoying lower energy costs amid rout in prices of fossil fuels

...Exporters, such as Russia, Saudi Arabia and Venezuela are facing lower...helped boost global supplies. Saudi Arabia and other OPEC nations kept pumping...strength, and big new refineries in Saudi Arabia and elsewhere have added to global...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-04/consumers-enjoying-lower-e
As oil price falls, low gas prices projected this fall

...demand in the world's second-largest oil consumer.? Oil production in OPEC, driven by strong production from Saudi Arabia and Iraq, is helping to keep the world's supplies high.? U.S. oil production remained strong even after drillers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-06/oil-price-falls-low-gas-pr
Saudi Arabia opens $585 billion stock market to foreign investors

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Saudi Arabia's stock market, valued at...move comes at a crucial time for Saudi Arabia, whose revenue has suffered from...shortfall and slow the pace at which Saudi Arabia is drawing down its reserves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-15/saudi-arabia-opens-585b-st
Can Iran be trusted?

...clearly would threaten the West and its allies. But it also would set off a nuclear arms race in the Middle East (Saudi Arabia already is trying to purchase Pakistani nukes). It would embolden belligerent Shiites to continue waging proxy terrorist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-24/can-iran-be-trusted
America's bad deal

...John Kerry, will set the stage for a nuclear arms race in the volatile Middle East as nervous Arab nations such as Saudi Arabia seek protection from Iran and the Shiite Muslim rebel groups it funds in proxy wars through the region.But those things...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-30/americas-bad-deal
US drillers are fighting back against OPEC, low oil prices

...production since 2008 ? nearly 4.5 million barrels per day ? is more than any OPEC country produces other than Saudi Arabia.But as oil flowed out and revenue poured in, costs weren't the main concern. Drilling in shale, also known...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-27/us-drillers-are-fighting-b
Price of oil falls again after 'head fake' rally; price of gas likely to follow

...members have called for the cartel to reduce output in an effort to force prices up, the group's most powerful member, Saudi Arabia, and other Gulf states have shown little interest in cutting back.Despite the slowdown in drilling, U.S. production...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-13/price-oil-falls-again-afte
Jobs are not the answer

...among his fellow man. But instead he used it to wage a war of terror on the Western society he loathed.Then there's Saudi Arabia ? one of the world's richest countries ? which is more known for exporting Muslim terrorists than jobs-creating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-19/jobs-are-not-answer
OPEC keeps oil output on hold despite low prices

...output level, telling reporters "the ministers are happy."In fact, the decision once again appeared to reflect Saudi Arabia's clout over less powerful OPEC rivals.Accounting for about a third of OPEC output, the Saudis can weather lower...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-27/opec-keeps-oil-output-hold